JR

In our image-driven culture, sometimes it just takes one iconic picture going viral to capture the spirit of a movement. For the Ferguson protests following the death of Michael Brown, that picture was of Edward Crawford, Jr. The young man was seen deflecting a tear gas canister away from protestors while wearing a shirt with the American flag. See […]

J.R. didn't know his song "Best Friend" featuring Trey Songz would blow up quite like it has, but now he's capitalizing off that success.

Trey Songz is getting ready to introduce a new artist to the music industry – JR. The St. Louis native is now signed to Trey, most recently joining Trigga on his U.S. tour. Now, the two artists have collaborated on a new track titled “Nasty,” both injecting some sensual flavor into the T-Wayne instrumental. “She snappin’ while […]

Family attorney Benjamin Crump released the following statement from Michael Brown, Sr. and Lesley McSpadden, parents of Michael Brown, Jr. Brown Family Statement: “We are…

International French artist and TED Winner JR kicked off his quest to turn the world inside out in The Bronx, NY last Friday, erecting several murals in the Hunts Point section of the wily borough. PHOTOS: JR Wants To Turn The World Inside Out The installation took place on Saturday, Sunday and today with the […]

The $100,000 TED (Technology, Entertainment & Design) award is given annually to an exceptional individual who wants “One Wish to Change the World.” After several months of preparation, s/he unveils his/her wish at an award ceremony held during the TED Conference in L.A. These wishes have led to collaborative initiatives with far-reaching impact. The winner of this […]

Style

(‘Polypimp’ by photographer Mark Laita, photographed 2004/2003).We’ve seen our share of controversial photographs here at GlobalGrind. When  the Beyonce photos from L’Officiel’s 90th issue dropped (‘Polypimp’ by photographer Mark Laita, photographed 2004/2003).We’ve seen our share of controversial photographs here at GlobalGrind. When  the Beyonce photos from L’Officiel’s 90th issue dropped (‘Polypimp’ by photographer Mark Laita, […]

Yesterday, October 18th marked the 17th Annual Women In Hollywood Tribute. This tribute was brought together by Elle magazine, Calvin Klein, and L’Oreal in celebration of the biggest names among the women of Hollywood. Some of the most recognized in the entertainment industry stepped out to be commended as well as applaud others for their […]

Music

Attendees of yesterday’s Apple Convention were a very lucky bunch. In addition to seeing the new Apple products first hand before anyone else, they were treated to a very special live performance by Chris Martin, lead singer of British rock band Coldplay, husband of Gwenyth Paltrov and best friend of Jay-Z. Martin performed a brand […]

Beyonce and Jay-Z are probably our favorite couple in the world. Our favorite couple without kids that is. So while we wait for the announcement that Beyonce is pregnant with Jay-Z‘s baby we will continue to pick apart her every word. Her latest words on pregnancy and kids comes from comments Beyonce made to People […]